Satellite detected water extent, as of 16 and 18 July 2019 over Kachin and Saigang States, MyanmarFull Details
Satellite detected water extent, as of 16 and 18 July 2019 over Kachin and Saigang States, Myanmar
UNOSAT code: FL20190715MMR This map illustrates the cumulative satellite detected surface waters in Kachin and Saigang States, Myanmar by using a Sentinel-1 images acquired on 16 and 18 July 2019. Over an area of about 879km2 of lands appear to be likely flooded. By using the population data from Worldpop, total of about 987,000 people appear to have been affected by floods as of 18 July 2019. This is preliminary analysis that has not yet been validated in the field. Please send your comments to UNITAR-UNOSAT.
UN Operational Satellite Applications Programme (UNOSAT)